Open Door (The Legacy Series, Vol 1)

Horror, Young Adult

By Christine Locke

Publisher : Open Door is Self-published.

ABOUT Christine Locke

Christine Locke
Christine Locke was born in California and grew up in various locations around the United States as a Navy brat. She was the oldest of six children and today is mother and step-mother to seven. She attended Texas A&M University, receiving her Master of Arts degree in Comparative Litera More...

Description

"Swift paced, stylistically delicious, fun story...."
"...a wild ending...that leaves a world of future possibilities."
"My teenage daughter stayed up late to finish it."


ENTRANCING OPPORTUNITIES BECKON A YOUNG GIRL...

It's 1987, and 16-year-old Carin White desperately needs her first job.  An elegant woman she's never met appears at her door offering employment.  "Aunt" Helen asks Carin to work for her on the family's rambling, enigmatic estate in the tiny resort town of Eureka Springs.

IN A WORLD WHERE NOTHING IS AS IT SEEMS...

Carin enjoys her work and falls in love with the beautiful Mallace Mansion.  But a brutal assault forces Carin to confront her own capacity for violence.  Carin learns her mother concealed her identity from her, and the mansion hides horrific secrets of its own.

AND ONLY LOVE CAN SAVE HER.

Carin exposes the true reason she was asked to summer on the estate.  Will she be strong enough to recognize love and redeem her family legacy?  Or will the temptations of power and control lure her to the same dark places where others lost themselves?

OPEN DOOR is a full length novel at over 46,000 words.